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Car Rental at Walvis Bay Airport

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Walvis Bay Airport, Walvis Bay, Namibia
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500+ Trusted Providers:

Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Economy
Toyota Starlet or similar
Toyota Starlet
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
$30.64 per day
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Compact
Toyota Corolla Quest or similar
Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
$40.67 per day
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Full-size
Toyota Hilux or similar
Toyota Hilux
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
$78.83 per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:23 on 2021-04-16. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
NAD
Country code
264
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of town
80 - 120 km/h
50 - 75 mi/h
Speed limit within town
60 km/h
37 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
10.0
Walvis Bay Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Walvis Bay Airport is also known as Walvis Bay International Airport Rooikop.

Top international routes

  • Johannesburg
  • Windhoek
  • Cape Town
  • Ondangwa

Main airlines

Air Namibia, Westair Aviation, Airlink, South African Express, and Mango

Terminals

The single airport terminal serves all domestic and international traffic.

Location

Walvis Bay Airport is about 15 km (9 mi) east of the town of Walvis Bay. C14/M36, D1986, and Gertrude Rikumba Kadanga Hilukilwa Road are the main roads connecting the airport to the city.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Medium cars - from $40 per day
  • People Carriers/Vans - from $113 per day
  • SUVs - from $80 per day

Car rental desks

Some are inside the airport terminal while other rental companies offer free shuttle to their nearby facilities. The exact location of your car rental provider's desk will be listed on your Confirmation Voucher.

Services and facilities

Although the airport is really small, you’ll find a few shops, including a Namibian gift shop, a restaurant, a baby changing room, a public telephone, a fire safety station, and a post box. Some of the airport’s facilities are equipped for passengers with reduced mobility. Special assistance can also be requested, but make sure to contact your airline in advance if you’d like this service.

Nearest gas station

Total Suidwes Diensstasie gas station is on Rikumbi Kandanga Road, near the intersection with Nangolo Mbumba Drive. It can be reached in about 15 minutes and is open 24/7. There are other gas stations in and around Walvis Bay.

Popular one-way rentals

  • Windhoek (397 km / 265 mi)
  • Cape Town (1,703 km / 1,058 mi)
  • Gaborone (1,487 km / 924 mi)

Airport info

Rating
6.3
  • Getting to the airport 6.5
  • Departure and check-in 6.0
  • Terminal facilities 5.5
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 2.0
  • Restaurants and car rental services 4.0
  • Lounge 4.0

Walvis Bay Airport (WVB)

  • IATA: WVB
  • ICAO: FYWB
  • Name: Walvis Bay Airport (WVB)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 17,620
  • Passengers (per year): 74,356
  • Distance from City: 9.3 miles / 15 km E of town
  • Working hours:

Top Locations near Walvis Bay Airport

  1. 310.3 km / 192.8 miles away

When are car rental prices cheapest at Walvis Bay Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Walvis Bay Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Walvis Bay Airport
$64.54
January
$68.30
February
$83.07
March
$64.31
April
$44.81
May
$77.14
June
$34.75
July
$87.57
August
$37.90
September
$50.03
October
$51.84
November
$51.84
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Walvis Bay Airport is July when prices for an Economy class start from $34.75. You can see that this is 42% cheaper than the yearly average and 60% cheaper than renting a car in August (when rental prices start at $87.57 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Walvis Bay Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in February the average rental period is 9 days, while in October, the average rental period is only 4 days.
Average Rental Length
8
January
9
February
6
March
7
April
8
May
7
June
8
July
7
August
7
September
4
October
7
November
6
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Walvis Bay Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Walvis Bay Airport in January, while the fewest number of travelers rent in September.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
135%
January
86%
February
99%
March
95%
April
102%
May
87%
June
122%
July
96%
August
54%
September
120%
October
104%
November
101%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Hertz Toyota Corolla Quest 4 2 Medium cars

Our Customers Reviews

South Africa
Toyota Corolla
April 30, 2019
Friendly, prompt service and a great experience

Top 3 Suppliers at Walvis Bay Airport in 2021

Hertz
Excellent 8.9
+26464200853
Walvis Bay Airport, Walvis Bay
$31 - $79
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:00
Tue:08:00-16:00
Wed:08:00-16:00
Thu:08:00-16:00
Fri:08:00-16:00
Bidvest
Excellent 8.7
+26464204128
Walvis Bay Airport, Walvis Bay, Namibia
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-12:00
Sun:09:00-12:00
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
+26464209487
Rooikop Airport
Working hours
Mon:10:00-16:00
Tue:10:00-16:00
Wed:10:00-16:00
Thu:10:00-16:00
Fri:10:00-16:00
Sat:10:00-16:00
Sun:08:00-16:00
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